Security News > 2020 > August > BAE Systems awarded $85M contract to secure transfer of government’s sensitive information
The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory has awarded BAE Systems a five-year $85 million contract to continue to develop, deploy, modernize, and maintain cross-domain solutions that allow for secure transfer of sensitive information between government networks.
BAE Systems will also provide research, development, and evaluation of new technologies, including the integration of innovative artificial intelligence and machine learning capabilities.
"As the military cyberspace battlefield expands, we understand how critical it is that secure, innovative intelligence solutions are available to warfighting commands and combat support agencies to communicate safety and effectively," said Pete Trainer, vice president and general manager of BAE Systems' Air Force Solutions business.
BAE Systems is a leading systems integrator supporting militaries, governments, and U.S. intelligence community members across the globe.
The company's advanced technologies and services protect people and national security, and keep critical information and infrastructure secure across air, land, sea, space, and cyber domains.